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Rumex salicifolius (Willow dock)
Smith, R.W.

Rumex salicifolius

Rumex salicifolius Weinm.

Willow Dock

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (NI), SPM (N)


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Brown
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , CT , DE , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , KY , MA , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OR , PA , RI , SD , TX , UT , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: NB , NS

Find Seed or Plants

Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rumex salicifolius in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rumex salicifolius in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rumex salicifolius


Record Modified: 2015-05-15
Research By: TWC Staff

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